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Why to talk about emotions, when counteracting racism?

Why we talk about emotions and racism? Before analysing the question and trying to provide one or more points of view, we would like to clear out some recurrent terms in this STAR article, to create a common scenario. Some definitions to start… RACE Oxford dictionary defines race as “each of the major divisions of humankind, having distinct physical characteristics” Furthermore, as affirmed by Janine Young Kim in “Racial emotions and the feeling of equality”, there is a broad consensus that race is a social construct. This implies that race is not purely cognitive but also imbued with emotional meaning. RACISM Racism is a belief or doctrine that states that distinctive human chara

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